Walk, Ride, and Roll to School Mini-Grants. For the the 2016-2017 school year, mini-grants of up to $1,500 will be awarded for programs or projects that educate and encourage active forms of transportation to and from school, and that promote pedestrian and bike safety around schools. Eligible applicants include public or private K-12 schools or school districts, K-12 after school programs, or community base organizations applying on behalf of schools. A total of $30, 000 in grant funding is available.
For complete details on eligibility, reporting requirements, evaluation criteria, and timelines, download the Walk, Ride, and Roll to School Mini-Grant Applications packet. To apply, download the application form and return it to iCommuteGrants@sandag.org no later than April 22, 2016 at 5 p.m. PT.*
*Please note that you MUST download and save the electronic application form PRIOR to entering your application details to avoid loss of data.
The Walk, Ride, and Roll to School Mini-Grant program is an annual active transportation and safety awareness effort implemented by iCommute. The program is designed to empower local schools with the resources and flexibility to organize events and programs that work best for their students. In 2015, the program funded sixteen projects and events.